John 12:46

I am come a light into the world, that whosoever believeth on me should not abide in darkness.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I am come a light into the world, that whosoeuer beleeueth on me, should not abide in darkenesse.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I have come {as} Light into the world, so that everyone who believes in Me will not remain in darkness.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I am come a light into the world, that whosoever believeth on me may not abide in the darkness.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I have come as a light into the world, so that no one who has faith in me will go on living in the dark.
- Basic English Bible

I am come into the world [as] light, that every one that believes on me may not abide in darkness;
- Darby Bible

I am come a light into the world, that whoever believeth on me should not abide in darkness.
- Webster's Bible

I have come like light into the world, in order that no one who believes in me may remain in the dark.
- Weymouth Bible

I have come as a light into the world, that whoever believes in me may not remain in the darkness.
- World English Bible

Y liyt cam in to the world, that ech that bileueth in me, dwelle not in derknessis.
- Wycliffe Bible

I a light to the world have come, that every one who is believing in me -- in the darkness may not remain;
- Youngs Literal Bible

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Discussion for John 12

  • Steve morrow
    1 CORINTHIANS 11:1 BE YOU FOLLOWERS OF ME EVEN AS I ALSO AM OF CHRIST --- JOHN 8:54 JESUS ANSWERED IF I HONOR MYSELF -- MY HONOR IS NOTHING -- IT IS MY FATHER THAT HONORETH ME OF WHOM YOU SAY THAT HE IS YOUR GOD --8:55-- YET YOU HAVE NOT KNOWN HIM BUT I KNOW HIM AND IF I SHOULD SAY I KNOW HIM NOT I SHALL BE A LIAR LIKE UNTO YOU BUT I KNOW HIM AND KEEP HIS SAYING
  • Ray321
    1 Corinthians 9:17 For if I do this thing willingly, I have a reward: but if against my will, a dispensation of the gospel is committed unto me. DISPENSATION
  • Steve morrow
    JOHN 12:49
    FOR I HAVE NOT SPOKEN OF MYSELF BUT THE FATHER WHICH SENT ME HE GAVE ME A COMMANDMENT WHAT I SHOULD SAY AND WHAT I SHOULD SPEAK --12:50--AND I KNOW THAT HIS COMMANDMENT IS LIFE EVERLASTING WHATSOEVER I SPEAK THEREFORE EVEN AS THE FATHER SAID UNTO ME SO I SPEAK ***JOHN 6:68 THEN SIMON PETER ANSWERED HIM LORD -- TO WHOM -- SHALL WE GO THOU HAST THE WORDS OF ETERNAL LIFE***
  • Ray321
    Ephesians 4:29 Let no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good to the use of edifying, that it may minister grace unto the hearers. Jesus was not ready for the Gentile world, Jesus had to finish the work on the cross. St. JOHN 12:20-24. The Word is so real ..
  • Steve morrow
    JOHN 12:48 HE THAT REJECTETH ME AND RECEIVETH NOT MY WORDS HATH ONE THAT JUDGETH HIM --- THE WORD THAT I HAVE SPOKEN THE SAME SHALL JUDGE HIM IN THE LAST DAY
  • Steve morrow
    JOHN 12:49 FOR I HAVE NOT SPOKEN OF MY SELF BUT THE FATHER WHICH SENT ME HE GAVE ME A COMMANDMENT WHAT I SHOULD SAY AND WHAT I SHOULD SPEAK***** 12:50 AND I KNOW THAT HIS COMMANDMENT IS --- LIFE EVERLASTING --- WHATSOEVER I SPEAK THEREFORE EVEN AS THE FATHER SAID UNTO ME SO I SPEAK

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